ANKARA, 31st January, 2016 (WAM) — The Turkish security forces arrested seven foreigners in Kahramanmaras province, southern Turkey, during a security operation on Saturday against Daesh.

According to the Qatar’s New Agency, QNA, counter-terrorism forces in the province arrested the suspects, who were trying to get into Turkish provinces bordering Syria, passing through Kahramanmaras province.

The suspects were transferred to the security directorate, from whence they were referred to the Courts which decided to arrest them for further investigation on charges of belonging to Daesh, QNA added.